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Iowa officials report 1,475 new coronavirus cases, 18 deaths over 24 hours

(KWQC) – The Iowa Department of Public Health on Thursday reported 1,475 new coronavirus cases over a 24-hour period, setting a record for confirmed cases since the pandemic began. As of Thursday morning, public health officials reported a total of 59,368 confirmed cases, according to the state’s coronavirus website. They …

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Today’s Iowa coronavirus update for Aug. 25: Fayette Co. records first death | Local News

Average deaths per day (7-day average): 0.6 (no change) Number currently infected: 608 (-20) Percent currently infected of total infections: 14.4% (-0.5%) Fatality rate: 2.0% (no change) Serology positive: 701 (+1) Total population currently infected: 0.5% (no change) Total population ever infected: 3.2% (no change) Percent positive in past 14 days: 9.5% …

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‘Horrifying’ data glitch skews key Iowa coronavirus metrics

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A state agency says it is working to fix a data error on Iowa’s coronavirus website that lowers the number of new confirmed cases and therefore downplays the severity of the current outbreak, just as schools are deciding whether to reopen. The glitch means the …

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Today’s Iowa and NE Iowa coronavirus update for Aug. 14, 2020 | Local News

As of June 30, IDPH now classifies anyone not hospitalized or deceased after 28 days to be recovered. Recovery rate: 78.3% (+0.1%) Positive serology tests: 2,901 (+13) The number of people with no current infection who tested positive for antibodies of the novel coronavirus, indicating they may have already had the virus. …

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Today’s Iowa and NE Iowa coronavirus update for Aug. 13, 2020 | Local News

As of June 30, IDPH now classifies anyone not hospitalized or deceased after 28 days to be recovered. Recovery rate: 78.2% (+0.6%) Positive serology tests: 2,888 (+20) The number of people with no current infection who tested positive for antibodies of the novel coronavirus. Hospitalized patients with COVID-19: 261 (+18) Hospitalized in NE Iowa …

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Today’s Iowa and NE Iowa coronavirus update for Aug. 12, 2020 | Local News

As of June 30, IDPH now classifies anyone not hospitalized or deceased after 28 days to be recovered. Positive serology tests: 2,868 The number of people with no current infection who tested positive for antibodies of the novel coronavirus. Hospitalized patients with COVID-19: 243 (-1) Hospitalized in NE Iowa (RMCC Region 6): 51 (no …

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Today’s Iowa and NE Iowa coronavirus update for Aug. 7, 2020 | Local News

Recoveries: 36,257 (+788) As of June 30, IDPH now classifies anyone not hospitalized or deceased after 28 days to be recovered. Recovery rate: 76.0% (+0.8%) Positive serology tests: 2,815 (+10) The number of people with no current infection who tested positive for antibodies of the novel coronavirus. Hospitalized patients with COVID-19: 223 (-14) Hospitalized in …

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